Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Quotations

If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself, tell yourself that you are not poet enough to call forth its riches.
Rainer Maria Rilke (1875 - 1926)

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
Malcolm X (1925 - 1965)

I'd rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate.
George Burns (1896 - 1996)


The wisest men follow their own direction.
Euripides (484 BC - 406 BC)

I pay no attention whatever to anybody's praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791)


You better live your best and act your best today, for today is the sure preparation for tomorrow and all the other tomorrows that follow.
Harriet Martineau (1802 - 1876)


The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 - 1894)

The trees that are slow to grow bear  the best fruit.
Moliere (1622 - 1675)